Ayo Adegboye was appointed Managing Director of Business Connexion Nigeria in 2016.
Prior to that, he was the Vice President: ITB at Schneider Electrics West Africa, overseeing APC by Schneider Electric IT businesses and Operations across West Africa.
This included P&L for Large Enterprise Business, Retail (B2C), Data Center Infrastructure & StructureWare Software, APC & MGE UPS Channel Business, Sales, Support, Marketing and Services.
Adegboye has won several international accolades and awards for global best practices and notable achievement which include Influencing the signing of MOU for Ekiti State SAMSUNG Engineering Academy in South Korea with Dr Kayode Fayemi lead administration in 2012, successful launch of first APC By Schneider Electric Experience center in Middle East and Africa, Conceptualized and implemented Bank of the Future for Union Bank on behalf of Samsung Electronics – another first in Sub-Sahara Africa, Conceptualized and implemented Winning At Retail (WAR) strategy for Schneider Electric West Africa; the effort which lead to double-digit market growth within a year.
He’s trainer, coach and mentor.
Adegboye has been a speaker at several local and international conferences where he offers solutions to emerging Africa economy, complex solution selling and the impact of IT on modern day businesses.
A recent analysis of the Nigerian IT and software industry and ranking executives in several categories which reflect the exemplary strength of the business network and the size of the company ranked Adegboye in the top 1% of overall Nigerian executives.
Adegboye has a BSc, an MBA and PhD qualification.